Hummert International is hosting its 20th Annual Greenhouse Operations & Management Short Course and is inviting YOU to attend. The short course will be held June 23-25, at their St. Louis, MO headquarters. Topics... When discussing different types of greenhouse structures, I have my students build a small model of each type (A-frame, uneven span, even span, connected) using spaghetti and marshmallows. Its cheap, not too messy an... Here are some activities that a neighboring instructor and I worked on putting together. We wanted to create some activities that generated thoughts about how we put together a given structure as well as the mechanic... With my year long Horticulture class, I needed a project for the students to do in the winter without the greenhouse. So utilizing the Landscaping Principles and Practices text by Ingels, I developed a Landscape Desig... Check out the information about Hummert International's Greenhouse Operations and Management Short Course offered Summer 2014! Hi! I am a student teacher in Nebraska through UNL. My special project was creating curriculum that includes activities for the Smart Board, since my cooperating teacher just got one in September. Attached is a Her... Attached is the terms worksheet, hormone concentration worksheet, Herbaceous Cuttings notes outline (w/ keys) and the Herbaceous Cuttings PowerPoint with animations to go with the SMART Board Herbaceous Cutting Unit P... Attached is the Power Point that goes with the Herbaceous Cuttings Smart Board Lesson. I have been so busy teaching a full load that looking on here regularly can be a challenge. Well, my cooperating teacher will be gone almost all of next week which will be nice as it will feel more like my class. He... To accompany the post relating to ideas for teaching Plants Parts and Functions by Wil. Grass Collection Project for Landscape Classes during your Turf Unit Par for the Course - Golf Course Management Project Here is an activity that I do to review plant growth regulators and plant hormones. The kids have a good time with it and it is a good "quick-check" to see if they really understand the material. The second is a sh... cotton unit from the principles of fiber crops and production book How to build a raft type hydroponics for your greenhouse Here is the mystery drawing that I use as an assessment activity after teaching the class how to use scales. I use the packet posted and then I have the students draw a few basic shapes to scales and symbols before t... Using architech and engineering scales for landscape design. Learning packet and then a mystery drawing as an assessment. http://vimeo.com/channels/raythesoilguy These accompany the Greenhouse Irrigation and Nursery Plant Propagation PowerPoints I posted earlier today. I don't know how to post multiple documents on one post, so they are separate.